What if That Charlotte Hornets Snapback Would Have Stayed on Draft Night?
1996 NBA Draft Night
The 1996 NBA Draft Night was one that Laker and Hornet fans could never forget. If you were a Hornet fan you would always be questioning what if?.. Laker fans on the other hand will always and forever be rejoicing Jerry West’s decision. Kobe Bryant was selected 13th overall by the Charlotte Hornets. Draft night Kobe was more than excited when his name was called. Putting on that Charlotte Hornets Snapback meant his hard work had paid off. Little did we know that he would get traded to the L.A Lakers before ever playing